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Sinabung vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: kleine activiteit of uitbarsting waarschuwing (3 out of 5)
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia): activity update

Friday Dec 12, 2014 11:09 AM | DOOR: T
Pyroclastic flow at Sinabung this morning
Pyroclastic flow at Sinabung this morning
The front of the active lava lobe at the top of Sinabung volcano on 9 Dec (photo: Leopold Adam Kennedy / @LeopoldAdam / twitter)
The front of the active lava lobe at the top of Sinabung volcano on 9 Dec (photo: Leopold Adam Kennedy / @LeopoldAdam / twitter)
The activity at the volcano remains similar as during the past weeks. The extrusion of viscous lava continues to feed a new tongue in the upper part of the southern slope.
Its steep front suffers occasional collapses that trigger rockfalls and small to medium pyroclastic flows, sometimes reaching 2-3 km in length such as this morning:
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Monday, Dec 08, 2014
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung Saturday noon (source: Leopold Kennedy Adam ‏@LeopoldAdam / twitter)
The volcano remains active and dangerous although it has been generally quieter during the past weeks as compared to the surge in activity in Oct. However, sudden collapses of the still growing lava flow and/or explosions occur from time to time: a moderately sized, 2 km long pyroclastic flow traveled down the southern flank Saturday noon (local time). ... Lees alle
Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
Smaller pyroclastic flow at Sinabung this morning
The volcano continues to produce occasional (generally smaller) pyroclastic flows triggered by collapsing parts of the still active lava lobe on the upper southeastern flank. ... Lees alle
Thursday, Nov 06, 2014
Smaller pyroclastic flow at Sinabung today
Several, but generally smaller pyroclastic flows occurred today at the volcano. They affected the southern slopes. ... Lees alle
Wednesday, Nov 05, 2014
Pyroclastische stroom op de westelijke flank van de Sinabung de op 3 november
Groei van de viskeuze lava-dome en lava kwab op de zuidoostelijke flank blijft. Verschillende pyroclastische stromen, meestal kleinere, hebben van tijd tot tijd tijdens de afgelopen dagen voorgedaan. Lees alle
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014
Pyroclastische stroom op Sinabung vanochtend
Meer pyroclastische stromen zich vandaag hebben voorgedaan. Een grotere één deze morgen om 09:47 lokale tijd waarschijnlijk 3-4 km lengte bereikt en geproduceerd een ash plume die steeg tot 15.000 ft (4,5 km) hoogte. ... Lees alle

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